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In the Summer House   

Playhouse Theatre, (12/29/1953 - 2/13/1954)
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Opening Date: Dec 29, 1953    
Closing Date: Feb 13, 1954 Total Performances: 55

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: Gertrude Eastman Cuevas' garden on the coast of Southern California. The Lobster Bowl. The early 1950's.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Oliver Smith and The Playwrights' Company (Maxwell Anderson; S.N. Behrman; Elmer Rice; Robert E. Sherwood; Sidney Howard); Associate Producer: Lyn Austin
Music by Paul Bowles; Written by Jane Bowles
Directed by José Quintero
Scenic Design by Oliver Smith; Costume Design by Noel Taylor; Lighting Design by Peggy Clark; Miss Anderson's hair style by Eugene Orosz
Business Manager: Victor Samrock; Company Manager: Charles Strakosch
Stage Manager: Elliot Martin; Assistant Stage Mgr: Paul Bertelsen
Musical Conductor: Frank Weisberg
Production Assistant to Oliver Smith: Adrian Moore; Press Representative: Richard Maney and Frank Goodman
Judith AndersonGertrude Eastman Cuevas
Mildred DunnockMrs. Constable
Logan RamseyLionel
Elizabeth RossMolly
Gertrude's daughter
Muriel BerksonVivian Constable
Paul BertelsenFigure Bearer
Miriam ColonFrederica
Marjorie EatonAlta Gracia
Phoebe MackayQuintina
Don MayoMr. Solares
Daniel MoralesChauffeur
Isabel MorelEsperanza
Marita ReidMrs. Lopez
George SpelvinAnother Figure Bearer
Jean StapletonInez